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State Health Improvement Plan Released

The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) contracted with the Health Policy Institute of Ohio (HPIO) to develop this State Health Improvement Plan (SHIP).

What is the SHIP?

The State Health Improvement Plan (SHIP) is a tool to strengthen state and local efforts to improve health, well-being and economic vitality in Ohio. The SHIP’s main components are:

  • Six priorities including three factors and three health outcomes (see figure 1.2)

  • Thirty-seven measurable objectives

  • A menu of evidence-informed strategies

  • An evaluation plan to track and report progress


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